“Communication is a two-way street.”

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In her sixth blog of a series, Clare Price-Dowd, senior lead for evaluation and patient experience at the NHS Leadership Academy, talks about the importance of good communication in nursing.

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“For nurses, underneath the tasks is a commitment to making things better.”

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In her fifth blog of a series, Clare Price-Dowd, senior lead for evaluation and patient experience at the NHS Leadership Academy, talks about the importance of commitment and explores why it’s an important part of a nurse’s DNA.

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You can never be too care-full

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In her fourth blog of a series, Clare Price-Dowd talks about the importance of care and the role it needs to play in our day to day lives, both in our work and towards our colleagues. 

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The three stages of courage in nursing

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In the third blog of her ‘6 Cs of nursing’ series, Clare Price-Dowd, senior lead for evaluation and patient experience, explores what courage means to her.

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Being confident and competent is what makes the difference at the frontline

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There’s no doubt about it, when someone is ill they look up to people who are competent with the right knowledge and skills to help them feel better. Ultimately, a competent nurse has a huge part to play to ensure people are cared for well. In her second blog of a series on the 6Cs of nursing, Clare Price-Dowd discusses the importance of having competent nurses on the frontline.

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